Con artists in Hong Kong have been impersonating police officers in a new wave of phone scams over the past two weeks, prompting the force to issue a public warning.Some 99 people, aged 22 to 74, made reports to police in Wan Chai district between April 21 and May 3 after receiving calls from bogus officers.Senior Inspector Chan Tak-ming of Wan Chai district crime squad said phone scammers claimed they were officers attached to the police headquarters in Wan Chai or the commercial crime bureau….


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